Jack Andraka (19) is the name of a young American who on their way through high school, at age 15, created an invention that could revolutionize the pharmaceutical industry.
This is a method to detect early evidence of three types of cancer: pancreas , of lung and ovaries . It is a very inexpensive technique that takes only five minutes to apply and has a 90% effective .
Jack Andraka is 16 years old. He was born in Crownsville, Maryland (USA). His favorite show is Glee. So far, a normal child. But at the end of 2013 he was chosen by TIME as one of the 30 people under 30 who are changing the world for an invention that could revolutionize oncology: a device for identifying pancreatic cancer 168 times faster, 26,000 times cheaper the current system, which has more than 60 years.
He was 13 when a friend of his close family, died of pancreatic c
Jack Andraka, who at 15 years created a paper sensor can react to three types of cancer, made a speech in Santiago.
Jack Andraka is a 19 year old American who at 15 made a discovery that revolutionized the industry health . It is a test that detects cancer with a filter paper within five minutes . The young born in Crownsville, Maryland, invented a paper sensor can detect in minutes three types of cancer : of pancreas , of ovarian and lung .